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THE FACTS ABOUT THE BIG FIGHT
Sonny Liston's easy knockout of Floyd Patterson raised many questions. Was it a fix? Was Patterson terrified? Is Liston a danger to boxing? Here are the ...
A real crown for Floyd
The heavyweight champion, atop the world again, resumes training for a return match while Manager Cus plans a reward
THEY'RE STILL WAITING FOR JERRY
A world of hope may lie ahead for would-be champion Quarry. He beat Floyd Patterson but, like his own progress, the result was debatable.
WILL FLOYD FIGHT SONNY?
Probably, most likely in New York in June, but it's not that easy. There's a strong movement against the fight, part of it in Patterson's camp.
The student vs. the professor
Still studying, Roy Harris, a tough galoot from Cut and Shoot, takes on the champ
WHY INGO IS CHAMP
Analysis of it reveals why Ingemar Johansson was able to take the heavyweight championship from so skilled a fighter as Floyd Patterson without ever being in ...
A hysterical calm grips Toronto
Not really, for sports-minded citizens are flipping over the football finals. Only the Patterson-McNeeley fight is stirring up indifference
THE GIANT THEY LOVE TO HATE
So completely did he humble Floyd Patterson that detractors now sneer at the ... is a perverse bit of nonsense, since some of them had picked Patterson to win.
THE BRAWLER AT THE THRESHOLD
Tirelessly, it has peeled off the layers of Floyd Patterson, his cloudy psyche, the gnawing torment of his lonesome search for expiation and, currently, the fragile ...